DECATUR, ILLINOIS, U.S. – ADM Animal Nutrition is voluntarily recalling 50-pound bags of MoorMan’s ShowTec Lamb Creep DC, product number 11153AE, because the product may contain high levels of copper.
ADM Animal Nutrition received a report from one customer claiming this feed may have resulted in the death of two sheep. The company began investigating and subsequently initiated the recall. ADM said it has been in direct contact with the customer and distributors involved in this recall, and all product has been removed from retail shelves.
Copper toxicity in sheep may lead to lethargy, anemia, constant teeth grinding, extreme thirst, jaundice, dark brown or red urine, diarrhea, difficulty breathing, weakness, recumbency and/or death.
There is one lot number involved in this recall, QW13619. The product was distributed between May 29, 2019 and Sept. 10, 2019, and could have been purchased directly from ADM Animal Nutrition or through distributors in Missouri, Iowa, Georgia and Texas.
The lot number, QW13619, can be found at the bottom of the label. Click here to view an image of the label. Please direct any customer inquiries to 800-217-2007.
ADM Animal Nutrition, is a division of Archer Daniels Midland Company, that provides amino acids, additives, ingredients, premix formulations and complete feed for the production animal, aquaculture and companion animal markets.